Roop - Mard Ka Naya Swaroop
|Roop — Mard Ka Naya Swaroop|
|Created by||Rashmi Sharma|
|Written by||Rashmi Sharma|
|Country of origin||India|
|No. of seasons||1|
|No. of episodes||87 as of 24 September 2018|
|Running time||20 Minutes|
|Production company(s)||Rashmi Sharma Telefilms Limited|
|Original network||Colors TV|
|Original release||28 May 2018– present|
Roop — Mard Ka Naya Swaroop (English: Roop — New Form of Man) is an Indian television show that airs on Colors TV. It premiered on 28 May 2018 and is produced by Rashmi Sharma Telefilms. It stars Shashank Vyas and Donal Bisht.
The series begins as a story of an eight year old boy named Roopendra aka Roop who deals with the patriarchal norms of society. Roop's family consists of his father Shamsher, mother Kamlesh, elder sisters Himani, Jigna and Kinjal, aunt Kaushalya and cousin Ranveer. Shamsher is against women been given more rights. He doesn't want Roop to stay with the women because Roop likes cooking, washing and sewing the clothes which are considered female jobs by the orthodox society. Shamsher's friend, Jeetu gives his daughter Palak, who is also Roop's best friend, the education and confidence needed to grow and stand strong. Shamsher does not want Roop to maintain his friendship with Palak but doesn't say so because she is Jeetu's daughter. The story takes a major turn when Shamsher decides to keep Roop away from the women of the house by sending him to a military boarding school.
15 years later
Roop, Kinjal, Palak and Jigna have grown up. Ranveer is nowhere to be seen. Himani and Jigna are married. Kinjal narrates the happenings in their family to Roop, once he is back home.
- Shashank Vyas as Roop/Roopendra Singh Vaghela
- Affan Khan as Young Roop/Roopendra Singh Vaghela
- Donal Bisht as Ishika Patel
- Chandni Bhagwanani as Palak Goradia
- Neil Bhatt as Ranveer Singh Vaghela
- Yash Tonk as Shamsher Singh Vaghela
- Mitali Nag as Kamlesh Singh Vaghela
- Nikhil Sahany as Hardik
- Kritika Sharma as Kinjal Singh Vaghela
- Shubhanshi Singh as Jigna Singh Vaghela
- Nikki Sharma as Himani Singh Vaghela
- Gaurav Sharma as Himanshu Suryavanshi
- Vaishali Thakkar as Kaushalya Singh Vaghela
- Swati Shah as Kanchan Patel
- Jagat Rawat as Rupesh Patel
- Rahul Manchanda as Dhaval Patel
- Shraddha Jaiswal as Romila Dhaval Patel
- Neha Narang as Vaishnavi Patel
- Mandar Jadhav as Praful Patel
- Pakhi Mendola as Young Palak Goradia
- Ishant Bhanushali as Young Ranveer Singh Vaghela
- Rasik Dave as Ishika's elder uncle, Dhaval and Praful's father
- Alpana Buch as Ishika's elder aunt, Dhaval and Praful's mother
- Aashish Kaul as Jeetu Goradia
- Falaq Naaz as Minal
- Ananya Agarwal as Young Jigna Singh Vaghela
- Tasheen Shah as Young Kinjal Singh Vaghela
- Anil Dhawan as Roop, Himani, Jigna and Kinjal's maternal grandfather
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- "'Roop – Mard Ka Naya Swaroop' set to redefine the new age man". The Times of India.
- "Shashank Vyas to be a part of upcoming show Roop - Mard Ka Naya Swaroop". Bollywood Life.
- "Donal Bisht to play the lead in 'Roop'". The Times of India.
- "Roop - Mard Ka Naya Swaroop breaks shackles of traditionalism: Mitaali Nag". India TV.